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Mistakes to Avoid After Pacemaker Surgery near Seattle

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Feb 25, 2021 3:20:48 PM
Recovering from any type of major surgery can be a bit stressful, even if the long-term benefits make it all worthwhile. If you are planning for a pacemaker implantation in the near future, it may help to know you’re not alone.
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Daystar's COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic: Safe & Successful!

Posted by Jan Wieder on Feb 19, 2021 5:49:19 PM
As everyone knows, 2020 has been a tough year for retirement homes, and our residents and staff are not exempt. Whether it’s been cleaning, screening, or delivering meals to keep everyone safe, we have entered into a new normal. Any visits with families and friends have now been solely virtual, but even with all these challenges, I am happy to report our COVID free status!
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Journaling for Seniors: How to Get Started & How It Boosts Memory

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Feb 2, 2021 6:10:00 PM
While journaling is enjoyed by people of all ages, it can be a particularly beneficial activity for seniors. Regardless of what subjects are addressed, or even the quality of writing, journaling can contribute significantly to mental and emotional health.
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The Best Dogs for Seniors: Which Breed Fits Your Lifestyle?

Posted by Robyn Huetter on Nov 17, 2020 11:54:00 AM
Dogs make good companions for people in all stages of life, as they provide numerous emotional and health benefits to their owners, regardless of age.
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How to Modify a Bathroom and Tub with Grab Bars for Seniors in Seattle

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Oct 26, 2020 9:10:00 AM
If you hope to live safely and comfortably in your home during your senior years, it may require making a few modifications around the house.
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Prioritizing Resident & Staff Well-being Amid COVID-19

Posted by Jan Wieder on Aug 11, 2020 2:03:00 PM
The COVID-19 pandemic has placed enormous pressure and a variety of challenges on senior living communities, staff members and residents. During the past few months, the priority at Daystar Retirement Community has been protecting the safety and wellness of everyone on campus in accordance with our mission and values.
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Tips for Self-Isolating as a Senior in West Seattle

Posted by Robyn Huetter on Aug 5, 2020 10:20:00 AM
As the COVID-19 pandemic surges on in Washington and around the nation, individuals of all ages are being encouraged to follow a variety of social practices to help stop the spread of the novel coronavirus.
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How to Improve Senior Mental Health During Times of Isolation

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Jul 2, 2020 2:11:00 PM
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has been challenging for all demographics. For seniors in the West Seattle area, however, the detrimental impact is twofold in that this demographic is particularly at-risk of the virus, as well as the self-isolation begat by the statewide Stay Home, Stay Healthy order.
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Dehydration Facts for Seniors in Washington

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Jun 12, 2020 2:14:58 PM
Dehydration is a concern for people of all ages, but seniors and those with certain chronic illnesses are particularly at-risk, even during the more temperate summer months in Seattle.
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Seniors' Top 10 Fears of Aging

Posted by Robyn Huetter on May 4, 2020 10:41:00 AM
One of the keys to understanding our parents as they age is to get a grasp on the things that worry them. Our parents may not talk openly about these things, but you can be assured that they think about them—a lot. A recent study conducted for the Home Instead Senior Care network identified the top 10 things seniors over 55 fear most. Knowing the most common fears will help you open a discussion with your parents about their concerns.
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